How do I backup my email so that I can import it all back in at a later time if I need to?

NoOp glgxg at
Sun Jan 25 18:52:23 UTC 2009

On 01/24/2009 02:59 PM, mark Pyles wrote:
> Hi everyone:
> I'm using Ubuntu 8.04 (Gnome desktop) with thunderbird Is 
> there a way to backup all  my mail and folders to be able to import them 
> back into thunderbird at a later time if needed say like to do a 
> re-install or if the computer runs a muck? Thanks.
> Mark

Yes. Just copy your .thunderbird folder to whatever
medium/partition/drive/usb-stick that you wish.

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